Holiday traffic no excuse for erratic driving

November 26, 2014

  • 48A Automobiles
  • 48AVII Offenses
  • 48AVII(B) Prosecution
  • 48Ak349 Arrest, Stop, or Inquiry;  Bail or Deposit
  • 48Ak349(2) Grounds
  • 48Ak349(2.1) In general

11-26-14Police officer had sufficient probable cause to lawfully stop defendant whose truck partially crossed over solid white line separating traveling lane from shoulder and straddled line for few moments, and then returned erratically to traveling lane, thus, failing to maintain single lane of traffic, during holiday weekend

Tyler v. State, 161 S.W.3d 745, (Tex.App.-Fort Worth, 2005)